Date: Sat, 26 Sep 2009 13:20:17 -0400
From: "Peter D. Verheyen" <verheyen@...
Subject: [collegebookart] CBAA Member Exhibit Deadline Approaching
Wow, it's hard to believe how time flies! Only one month away for the
deadline for The Assignment. Hope you can join the fun.
CALL FOR ENTRIES
A Juried Exhibition of Book Arts Organized in Conjunction with the
Meeting of the College Book Art Association in Portland, Oregon
December 4, 2009 - January 10, 2010
23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, Oregon
THEME - 23 Sandy Gallery and the College Book Art Association (CBAA)
invite you to submit work to The Assignment, a juried book arts
exhibition held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the CBAA in
Portland, Oregon. To illuminate the conference's focus on book arts
teaching practice and pedagogy, this exhibition will feature work
created by member artists generated directly from course assignments
or from those assignments we generate for ourselves. Work accepted
into the show will be exhibited alongside a written description of
the assignment. Non-members are welcome to submit work if they pay
the membership fee on top of the entry fee. Entries deadline is
October 24, 2009.
MEDIA - This exhibit is open to book arts related artworks created as
either edition or one-of-a-kind. Artist books, sculptural books, book
objects, altered books, zines or broadsides are encouraged. Any
medium, any style, any size.
JURORS - The Assignment will be juried by Macy Chadwick and Clifton
Meador. Macy Chadwick is an instructor at Academy of Art University
in San Francisco, the San Francisco Art Institute, and the San
Francisco Center for the Book. She is also the proprietress of In
Cahoots Press, Oakland, California. Clifton Meador is associate
professor and director of the M.F.A. program in book and paper at
Columbia College in Chicago. He is also the editor of the Journal of
CASH PRIZES & AWARDS - One book will be awarded the "Purchase Prize"
and will be purchased and donated to the John Wilson Special
Collection Room at the Multnomah County Library in Portland. Other
honorary and cash awards will be given by the CBAA. Those awards have
yet to be determined, but stay tuned. We'll post them on the web site soon.
Complete entry information can be found at:
P.S. We are still taking sample assignments for the "Assignment:
Inspiration" web page. If you need some inspiration for your
assignment entry or you have an assignment you'd like to share, check
it out here: http://www.23sandy.com/assignment/assignment-inspiration.html
23 Sandy Gallery
623 NE 23rd Avenue
Portland, OR 97232
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Web site: www.23Sandy.com
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